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A Few Thoughts On Pete Thamel’s UH Hit Piece

Yahoo’s Pete Thamel wrote a scathing piece on the UH/Major Applewhite situation. Thamel used a single, anonymous Big 12 source (read: Tom Herman) to trash UH and to state that the school would never get into the Big 12 based on the treatment of Major Applewhite.   Part of that could be a legitimate topic from many sources but not… Read More
Football Free 

State of the Program: Major Problems

From Twitter to Facebook to our subscribers at the Veer to the 50+ conversations I’ve had with UH fans since Saturday, a super-majority want to see Major Applewhite gone. Most weren’t thrilled with the hire in the first place and many more have come to believe he’s all wrong for the job.   That’s a bad spot for UH to… Read More
Football Free UH Athletics 

Tulsa Game Brings Attendance Back To The Forefront

If we are being honest, there were not 25,000 people in the stands vs. Tulsa. Here’s what it looked like midway through the 2nd quarter after the full crowd had arrived: The west end zone (below where these pictures were taken) was pretty sparse as well. Game Times Like most people, I’m not sure what to do about attendance. Most… Read More
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December is an Active Month for the Coogs

Here we are on the eve of the Hawaii Bowl having not played a game in 29 days. Even so, it’s been an active December 2017 for the Houston Cougars. How active? I have a top 10 list! (Plus a few other semi-relevant notes). 1). December 1st: Case Keenum named NFL Offensive Player of the Month for November. Case threw… Read More
FanEx Football UH Athletics 

UH Needs an Associate AD for Fan Experience (FanEx)

Chris Pezman, the new Athletics Director at UH, will jump into a department in transition in many ways. Pezman will be responsible for finishing construction on multiple new facilities. While facilities are important to UH’s future, so too is the the new AD’s approach to customer service. Pezman should appoint an executive to address customer service and engage the fans… Read More